These are unusual times we are living in … Covid-19 mandates are lifted in certain places but not in others. It’s been two weeks since the police violence brought an end to the Ottawa freedom rally. The Conservative party of Canada needs to elect a new leader. And Russia stays the course to keep Nato forces away from its border and so continues the conflict in Ukraine. Joining BCN’s Jeannette Rocher to discuss this from Ottawa is Lethbridge MP Rachael Thomas.